from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Same as Nematoidea.
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- n. unsegmented worms: roundworms; threadworms; eelworms
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Located in the deep subsurface biosphere, these nematoda including a new species known as Halicephalobus mephisto, are the deepest multi-cellular organisms found on Earth.
While nematoda are known to live on the ocean floor and as far at 10 to 20 feet beneath the ocean bed, this discovery puts them about a mile beneath the surface.
It's a far cry from what we have in the nematoda at 8:49 PM October 17, 2011